§ Mr. Biffen
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food how many cases of foul brood have occurred in the United Kingdom over the latest available 12 months; and in how many instances these outbreaks were traced to imported honey.
§ Mr. Anthony Stodart
In 1970 there were 928 known cases of foul brood disease of bees in the United Kingdom. No outbreak was traced to imported honey.